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London vs Wellington
Lon vs Wlg

Average net salary (After tax)

Wellington
London

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Lon
Outside city centre
Wlg
Lon

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Lon
Outside city centre
Wlg
Lon

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Wlg
Lon
Outside city centre
Wlg
Lon

Mortgage rates

Wellington
4.5%
London
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Wellington
London

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Wlg
Lon

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Wlg
Lon

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Wlg
Lon

Monthly pass

Regular price

Wlg
Lon

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Wellington
London

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Wlg
Lon
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Wlg
Lon
White bread 500g
Wlg
Lon
Eggs 12
Wlg
Lon
White rice 1kg
Wlg
Lon

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Wellington
London

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Wlg
Lon
Beef round 1kg
Wlg
Lon
Local cheese 1kg
Wlg
Lon

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Wlg
Lon
Lettuce 1 head
Wlg
Lon
Tomatoes 1kg
Wlg
Lon

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Wlg
Lon
Oranges 1 head
Wlg
Lon
Bananas 1kg
Wlg
Lon

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Wellington
4.5%
London
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Wellington are 17.14% higher than in London

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Wlg
Lon
Market 0.5L bottle
Wlg
Lon

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Lon
Market 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Lon

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Wellington
5
London

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Wlg
Lon

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Wlg
Lon

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Wlg
Lon
1 pair men's leather shoes
Wlg
Lon

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Wellington
$15.33
London
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth